FREE YOUTH FILM: Maine Jewish Film Festival
Director: Joel Fendelman
Country: US | 2011 | Drama
Duration: 80 min.
As the son of the Imam of the local Brooklyn mosque, eleven year-old Daud has to juggle the high expectations of his father and his feelings of isolation and difference even from his peers in the Muslim community. Through an innocent act of good faith, Daud inadvertently befriends a group of Jewish boys who mistake him as a fellow classmate at their Orthodox school, in the neighboring Jewish community.
Ecumenical Prize, Montreal World Film Festival 2011
Audience Award, Brooklyn Film Festival 2011
Special Jury Award at the Napa Valley Film Festival, 2011
In person: Producer, Stephanie Levy
Free to youth 18 and under. Call 207.831.7495 to reserve free tickets!
All seats require a ticket.
Nickelodeon Cinemas (View)
1 Temple Street
Portland, ME 04101
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|